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It pays to work in chemical cluster

WORKERS in the chemical cluster earned nearly twice the salary the average employee made in the overall manufacturing sector last year. The highest-paid employees belonged to the petroleum sector, according to Economic Development Board data obtained by The Straits Times. They received an average of $181,000 a year in 2013, almost double the average salary of $94,800 in the chemical...

Chevron Oronite expands plant on Jurong Island

FUEL and lubricant additives manufacturer Chevron Oronite has completed a major expansion of its Jurong Island plant. The company announced yesterday that, with the added facilities, it will double the operating capacity of its plant, in operation since 1999, and entrench its position as the largest lubricant-additive manufacturing site in the Asia-Pacific. Nearly all aspects of the plants have...

Linc Energy to build UCG plant in Poland

MAINBOARD-listed Linc Energy will be starting underground coal gasification (UCG) operations in Poland, in what the firm said could transform the current energy landscape in Europe.The oil and gas producer said it has obtained initial approval from the Polish Ministry of the Environment for its first project there, which will be built within its coal resource licence area near Krakow.Under the...

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Rio Oil & Gas Expo and Conference 2014

A leading oil and gas industry event in Latin America, Rio Oil & Gas Expo and Conference, takes place at Riocentro Convention Center in Rio de Janeiro every two years.

Since its first edition in 1982, both the exhibition and the conference have contributed to build up Rio de Janeiro's reputation of being the “Brazilian oil capital”. In fact, Rio de Janeiro State concentrates 80% of the oil produced in the country, along with 50% of the total gas production.

The Expo is an outstanding opportunity for national and foreign companies to display their products and services. Similarly, the Conference stands as a prominent place for networking, discussing major technological issues and promoting innovative ideas.

Offshore Korea 2014

The 2nd Offshore Korea will be held in Busan, the offshore and shipbuilding city in Korea, from Nov. 12 (Wed) to Nov. 14 (Fri) 2014 .Korea, the largest offshore shipbuilding market and one of the biggest markets for those businesses of the offshore and shipbuilding equipment and materials, has large shipyards with their highest shipbuilding technologies.

OSEA 2014 : The 20th International Oil & Gas Industry Exhibition

Asia’s leading business event for the oil and gas industry will return to the Marina Bay Sands Singapore from 2 to 5 December 2014. OSEA brings together industry professionals to tackle pertinent concerns of the oil and gas industry in the region, from the changing market trends and expectations, to new business potential and the running of its daily operations. With 19 successful showings under the belt, the event has evolved to meet the increasing demand for more sophisticated technologies and solutions from companies; anchoring its position as the eminent sourcing and networking platform for today’s industry. Please visit for more information.
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